The Buchtelite

Tarantino’s revival weekend

By Preston Davis, Writer

April 25, 2016

The past week of the Zips Programming Network’s (ZPN) movie series featured two films from director Quentin Tarantino. Following its normal procedure of screening recently released films, ZPN aired “The Hateful Eight” and cult-classic “Pulp Fiction” as part of an additional throwback Thursday...

Akron’s Got Talent

Akron’s Got Talent

By Ashlee Fields, Page Designer

March 14, 2016

University of Akron students put their skills to the test for Akron’s Got Talent on March 10 in the Student Union Theatre. All the participants competed for a chance to win gift cards for the best performances. The event was put on by the Zips Programming Network and Campus Programs. The show w...

Women’s history trivia show

Women’s history trivia show

By Eric Trimble, Writer

March 9, 2016

Who was the first female Speaker of the United States House of Representatives? The first woman elected to congress? Or the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic? These are just some of questions asked during the “Reality Check Game Show, Women’s History Edition.” The trivia show entertained...

Game show puts UA students’ knowledge to the test

Game show puts UA students’ knowledge to the test

By Zach Bush, Writer

November 23, 2015

Around 35 University of Akron students filled the seats of the Student Union theater on Nov. 20 in hopes of revealing their inner genius while experiencing two hours of pure fun and entertainment. ThinkFast Interactive, a traveling game show that visits high schools, colleges, businesses, and even U.S. ...

Creative students connected through technology

February 29, 2012

By: Heather Beyer To celebrate the convergence of UA’s College of Creative and Professional Arts into the Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences, the documentary “Connected” will be shown in the Student Union Theater. “This film stimulates you to get off your toosh and be a part of something...